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Design Engineer - Aluminum Castings

Location: 

Northville, MI, US, 48168

Req ID 33853
   

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Several years of experience in developing housings especially aluminum sand casting and aluminum die-casting, but not limited to aluminum only
  • Knowledge in housing design, calculation, tooling, manufacturing processes, machining, interpretation of FEA results and GD&T setup
  • Experience in defining requirements and developing accordingly to vehicle usage and manufacturability, light weight, and strength.
  • Coordinating and leading mechanical development tasks within a mechatronic development project
  • Coordinating all simultaneous engineering team tasks for the development scope within project timing
  • Leading/managing external and internal suppliers
  • Willing to work in an international project organization
  • Interface to supplier and customer for all topics of the development scope
  • Preparing and summarizing information of work results for the project team
  • Preparing releases accordingly to project timing
  • Leading internal and external customer/supplier meetings as necessary
  • Communicate customer information and requirements to and from organizations outside engineering.
  • Assist in budget control activity such as reducing BOM and supplier tooling costs, reducing capital investment, or improving product manufacturability by initiating VA/VE activity.
  • Responsible for maintaining and updating all customer Statement of Requirements documentation and other specifications that are related to the products assigned and associated components.
  • Responsible for service release of assigned products and associated components Provide support for Customer and ZF AG engineering and manufacturing facilities.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor / Master of Science, or foreign equivalent, in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering or related field
  • 3+ years’ experience designing, developing, or testing of Electric Active Systems within automotive industry.
  • Designing of Aluminum Castings experience preferred
  • Program/Change Management execution
  • Problem Solving & Analytical Methods: Red-X, DFSS, DFMEA and PFMEA

 

Be part of our ZF team as Design Engineer - Aluminum Castings and apply now!

 

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ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


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